IT in Banking
2:40

Cyber thieves employ new tricks to rob banks

The attacks, dubbed DarkVishnya, all use an unknown device directly connected to the target's local network, says Kaspersky Lab.

5:00
Friday

US Huawei probe includes bank fraud accusations

Huawei's CFO was reportedly arrested as part of a US investigation into an alleged scheme to use the global banking system to evade US sanctions against Iran.

7:20

Digital newcomers to disrupt South African banking

Armed with low-cost operating models, three digital banks bet on aggressive pricing and data analytics to attract tech-savvy, price-conscious consumers.

5:30
3 Dec

Digital entrants are game-changers in SA's banking industry

Successful digital banks focus on building a community of enthusiastic early adopters looking for a banking provider with a 'fresh' identity and clearly differentiated features, says PwC.

3:30
30 Nov

Nedbank's MobiMoney signs up 50K users

In the eight weeks since it was introduced, Nedbank's mobile money service has conducted transactions worth a total of R59 million.

5:40

Bitcoin fall is history repeating itself, say experts

With the world's most popular crypto-currency losing 80% value in a year, local experts say this is nothing new.

2:10
27 Nov

FNB intros 'Tap and PIN' on ATM transactions

The functionality allows users to tap their contactless card on an eligible ATM and enter a PIN to complete the transaction.

5:10

TymeBank quickly gains traction

TymeBank, which bills itself as SA's first digital-only bank, signed up 4 600 clients in the three weeks since its soft launch.

3:50
23 Nov

Stokvel investment app wins Seedstars World SA

The Franc app wins the local leg of Seedstars World, standing a chance to win $1 million in funding at the finals.

3:00
23 Nov

MTN, Orange partner to drive mobile money in Africa

The operators enter a mobile wallet joint venture to enable interoperable payments across the continent.

3:50

Standard Bank gets into telco game

Standard Bank has announced its first foray into the telecoms market, launching SB Mobile.